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Auguste RAFFET

France 1804 – 1860

Auguste BRY

France 1880 – 1890

printer

Batterie No.14 [Battery No.14] 1859 Description: from Souvenirs d'Italie: Expedition et siege de Rome [Memories of Italy: the expedition to and siege of Rome] B588
Materials & Technique: prints, lithograph on chine colle

Primary Insc: Signature/place/date on stone printed l.l., "Raffet San Donato Nov, 1859". No. and title printed l.c., "31./BATTERIE No.14/Tirant en breche contre le flanc gauche du Bastion 8, construite et servie par la 16eme Batterie du 8eme Regiment Capitaine GACHOT./(Siege de Rome 28 Juin 1849.)" [31./Battery no.14/Pulled into the breach against the left flank of Bastion 8, built and attended by the 16th Battery of the 8th Regiment Capitaine GACHOT./(...)]. Printed l.l., "Paris, Gihaut editeur, Boulevart des Italiens, 9". Printed l.r., "Paris, Imp par Auguste Bry, 114, r. du Bac". Pencil l.l., "588".
Dimensions: comp 20.6 h x 40.8 w cm sheet 35.8 h x 50.6 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Beraldi(1885-92),588
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.1533.41